Monday, November 16, 2009

Mailbox Monday



Mailbox Monday is a weekly meme from Marcia at The Printed Page.

Two new things for my Mailbox Monday this week...

First, I am using my new mailbox pic in the spirit of Christmas...I'm finally getting in to the spirit, although a little later than usual this year.  Also, those of you that are wondering about my Christmas blog...I am working on it.  I was hoping the banner I won from Bitten by Books could be created as a header, but I haven't heard anything so it looks like I'll be creating my own header.  I WILL have the blog up and running by Thanksgiving.  I promise!

Second, I am not going to be including book synopses this week as I have so many books to list.  However, each title will be a link to the synopsis if you find one particularly interesting.

Now...on with the goodies!

Won:

I won a $50 gift certificate from Lizzy Bleu, maker of exquisite vintage typewriter jewelry (Lizzy has a monthly giveaway which I found out about at Park Avenue Princess...what a great blog! If you haven't visited, you should do so and soon!)  Thanks again Lizzy and Amy!


Look at this gorgeous necklace.  I cannot include pics of all that I received, but I got this R necklace and also a G so I can wear them together on one necklace (my sons' initials).  I also got a B necklace for my mom for Christmas (her name is Bonita or Bonnie), a necklace with a vintage Santa pic AND, be still my heart, a necklace with a vintage Alice in Wonderland pic! You really must check out Lizzy's site.  Everything she creates is so beautiful...she is majorly talented!


Dawnbreaker: The Third Dark Days Novel by Jocelyn Drake







Pdf ebook sets of both Rowan of the Wood and Witch on the Water by Christine Rose & Ethan Rose.





















Thank you to Bitten by Books...also for their great month long contest and for being such an awesome site!


In the Mail:















































All three of these books I won from the BBAW's Hunt through History Scavenger Hunt (Thanks again!).


The following books I received in my introductory package for joining the Crafter's Choice book club.
























































Bought:

These were purchased from my monthly Friends of the Library sale AND it was half price this month! All of these books for $10!!!

The Prestige by Christopher Priest






























































































































































































































For the kids:





















Did you get some great goodies too?

Happy Reading =o)


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  1. WOW!! What a great week you had! I love the jewelry, congrats on your win! I've seen it at Park Ave. Princess too and think it's such a clever idea.

    And so many good books too! You can never have too many Christmas books either. :) Enjoy them all!

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  2. Wow! I think you win, lol :D I love all your books. Enjoy!

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  3. Looks like you got some great books. Nectar from a Stone is pretty interesting. I will be reading A Separate Country soon.

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  4. Blimey! I think you beat me this week. I think that actually makes me feel better about the amount of books coming into my house.

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  5. Thanks for the great comments guys! I was truly blessed this week. If it wasn't for my sons and my books, my life would suck worse than it already does...LOL!

    Thanks all for stopping by!

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  6. You really did get a great haul last week. I haven't read a Saint Germain book in years, I think I will have to revisit them soon.

    Love the new background by the way and yes, the Jessica Fletcher book was the one you told me about so I owe you a big thankyou!

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  7. Wow! What a wonderful week!

    I'm SO glad you LOVE your LIZZY Goodies! You're more than welcome! I may have a quickie one for this month! Also, I'm holding a giveaway for a Twilight Bracelet by her as well!

    Make sure you come by and check it out! You can win twice :)

    x0xx Amy (Park-Avenue Princess)

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